The Spanish ceramic tile industry continues its recovery
The Spanish ceramic tile industry has completed another year of growth, once again confirming the sector’s strong bill of health. According to figures announced by Ascer’s chairman Isidro Zarzoso during the last Cevisama, the industry closed 2016 with improvements in all its key indicators. Total output is estimated to have reached 492 million m2, 11.8% up on the 440 million m2 of 2015. Sales rose by 7.1% to over 3.3 billion euros, 200 million euros more than in 2015 when the industry reported a similar level of growth (up 6.8% on 2014).